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Beating the Cambridge Analyticas

27 March 2018 - 0 comments - Fellow post - Research Post

Robin Cohen writes about how our electoral systems have been manipulated by harvesting our digital footprints and preferences.

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Oxford at Bletchley Park

6 March 2018 - 1 comment - College News - Fellow post

Linking Oxford and Bletchley Park: Daphne Mary Moss On my first trip to Bletchley Park, my wife, Mary Heneghan made me aware of our family connection: Mary’s great aunt, Daphne…

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Big Data: How codebreakers helped transform healthcare

30 January 2018 - 0 comments - Fellow post

“We can only see a short distance ahead, but we can see plenty there that needs to be done.” Alan Turing

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The Kellogg-Briand Pact – nearing the 90th anniversary for the outlawing of war

3 July 2017 - 0 comments - Fellow post

Visiting Fellow Magne Frostad considers the Kellogg-Briand Pact on the eve of its 90th anniversary in 2018.

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What do Fellows do at Weekends?

8 February 2017 - 0 comments - Fellow post

Alistair Ross, Dean and Official Fellow, describes his interest in a nineteenth century skill: wet-plate collodion photography.

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Festive Celebrations: Human Resource Impacts and Costs of Christmas

13 December 2016 - 0 comments - Fellow post

A tongue-in-cheek look at the HR costs of Christmas from Visiting Fellow Chris Rowley.

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Oxford words

27 October 2016 - 0 comments - Fellow post

John Simpson, Emeritus Fellow and former Chief Editor of the Oxford English Dictionary, explains the origins of some well known Oxford words.

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Writing a biography of Sigmund Freud

26 September 2016 - 0 comments - Fellow post

Alistair Ross, Fellow and Dean of Kellogg College, and Director of Psychodynamic Studies and Associate Professor in Psychotherapy at the Department for Continuing Education, explains how he came to write his biography of Sigmund Freud.

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The burkini ban as a ‘civilizational panic’

26 September 2016 - 0 comments - Fellow post

Robin Cohen, Emeritus Professor and Senior Research Fellow, considers the background to France's burkini ban.

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How to live with difference?

28 April 2016 - 0 comments - Fellow post

Robin Cohen is a Senior Research Fellow and Professor Emeritus of Development Studies at the University of Oxford. In this post, Robin writes about his latest research, examining how people from different backgrounds manage to get along with each other.

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